RRC ER Apprentice Online Form 2023 Apply for 3115 Posts

RRC ER Apprentice Online Form 2023: Railway Recruitment Cell, Eastern Railway (RRC/ER) has invited applications for the engagement of Apprentices for 2023-24 in the Eastern Railway in various trades. Through this application process, 3115 vacancies of apprentices for training in the Eastern Railway unit of RRC will be filled.  Selection will be based on merit and document verification. Interested candidates can submit RRC ER Apprentice Online Form 2023 between 27 September and 26 October 2023.

RRC ER Apprentice Online Form 2023

RRC ER Apprentice applications are to be filled only in online mode. Offline applications or applications submitted in any other mode shall not be accepted by the concerned authority. Candidates can apply for the respective trade by visiting the official application link. For the convenience of the interested candidates, we have also shared the application form link here in this post with other crucial information related to the application and selection process.  

RRC ER Apprentice Online Form 2023

RRC ER Apprentice Notification 2023: Overview  

TitleEngagement of RRC ER Apprentice
CategoryApplication Form
Notice No.RRC-ER/Act Apprentices/2022-23
Engagement for the Year2022-23
Concerned AuthorityEastern Railway Units and Railway Recruitment Cell, Eastern Railway (RRC/ER)
PurposeSelection of Apprentices for training
DivisionEastern Railway (ER)
Total Vacancies3115 posts
Selection ProcessMerit, Document Verification
TradeVarious trades
Application StatusActive
Application Date27 September to 26 October
Mode of applicationOnline
Official Application LinkCheck Below

RRC ER Apprentice Application 2023: Key Dates

Check the application and selection schedule of the RRC ER Apprentice engagement process shared in the table below-  

ActivitiesKey Dates
Date of publication of notification on the website12 September 2023
Date and time of opening of online application27 September 2023
Date and time of closing of online application26 October 2023
Tentative date of display of list of shortlisted/ selected candidatesTBA

RRC Eastern Railway Apprentice: Vacancy Details

Check division-wise and category-wise distribution of a total 3115 apprentice vacancies given as under-

Division NameGeneralOBCSCSTEWSTotal Posts
Jamalpur Workshop2681811005167667
Kanchrapara Workshop7650281419187
Liluah Workshop249165924561612

The vacancies here are tentative and subject to change (increase or decrease) at the discretion of the Railway Administration. For detailed information about the vacancies, do read the official notification. Check the pdf link given below.

RRC Eastern Railway Apprentice Eligibility Criteria

Before applying for the post of apprentice, applicants must ensure that they satisfy all the eligibility conditions as specified by the recruiting body. Have a quick look at the basic eligibility details mentioned below-

  • Candidates from across the country are eligible.
  • Candidates should have qualified class 10th examination with a minimum of 50 % marks from a recognised board. For some of the trades, the minimum qualification is class 8th. Also, for some of the trades, candidates are required to possess relevant certificates.
  • Applicants must be mentally and physically sound.
  • The minimum and maximum age of candidates should be 15 years and 24 years respectively as on the last date of submission of application.
  • Relaxation in the upper age limit of various reserved category candidates is also permissible. Check the relaxation criteria shown in the table below-
Category Upper Age Relaxation
SC/ST candidates5 years
OBCNCL candidates3 years
Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PWBD) candidates10 years
Ex-serviceman10 years

How to fill RRC ER Apprentice Online Form 2023?

Candidates can submit application forms for Apprenticeship engagement only in online mode. The application link will be activated soon. Those who are waiting for the availability of the online application form can follow the given instructions to fill the form-

  • Go to the official website of RRC ER.
  • Search for RRC ER Apprentice engagement application link given on the homepage of the website.
  • The application form will open.
  • Fill in all the basic details, educational qualification details and other information carefully in the respective fields.
  • Upload the scanned documents as per the specified format.
  • Click on the application fee link and make the payment.
  • Once the application form is filled, submit it.
  • Take a printout of the filled-in online application form. Keep it safe for future use.

RRN ER Apprentice Application Fee

  • Applicants have to pay Rs.100/- as an application fee.
  • SC/ST/PWBD/Women candidates are exempted from the payment of the application fee.
  • Fee payment can be made through payment gateways or using Internet Banking/ Debit Card / Credit Card etc

RRC Eastern Railway Apprentice Selection Process

Selection of candidates is based on-

  • The merit of the candidates in the qualifying exam.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be called for document verification.

Important Links

VisitRRC ER Official Portal Link
CheckRRC ER Apprentice Application Link
DownloadRRC ER Apprentice 2023 Official Notification


For any assistance related to the RRC ER Apprentice Online application form 2023, you can contact the authority at

Railway Recruitment Cell Eastern Railway 56,
C.R.Avenue Kolkata- 700 012
For any query related to the application form, click on the HELP ME column at the top of the online application page.

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